Do you need an extra light when you have meal preparations? As the heart of the home, the kitchen is the center of family activity. From preparing meals, breakfast, and sometimes dinner with the family. Yup, the kitchen is an important part of a home, so it needs to be enhanced for cosiness when doing activities in the kitchen.
As a family activity center you need to decorate the kitchen in order to create a comfortable and pleasurable atmosphere. One of the kitchen decorating ideas is lighting. The main kitchen lighting is usually mounted in the ceiling, we can use pendant lighting, track lighting or chandeliers. When you do the activity in the kitchen at night, you sometimes need a little extra light. The question is where it will be installed extra lighting? one option is the cabinet lighting.
Under the upper cabinet lighting will make your work space more clear and bright, it is the main function. Cabinet lighting also has the decoration function, as accent Lights. Accent lighting is arranged in such a manner will result in a dramatic decoration effect, especially at night. Playing with lights color, spot, and direction of light is key to producing the best accent light.
Basically, there are four types of under cabinet lights, fluorescent strips, puck lights, LED strips, and LED rope or tape. Puck lights offer a light that is more targeted to a point, it is suitable to get the accent of the light beam. They also offer a lot of color options of the light accents to spice up your kitchen.
Rope lighting or tape has a thin shape and is very easy to install. However they do not have a strong enough light to illuminate your work space, lighting of this type functioned as a complement and accent. However, LED rope or tape is very flexible, very suitable for decorative purposes which can be positioned on any fit your needs.
Fluorescent strips and LED strips have a similar appearance, but the LED bulb has a longer life. LED strips have more expensive price than fluorescent strips, but has a cool color choice for a particular taste.
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